New technologies key to improving metering, power supply – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has identified investment in critical technologies as key to addressing the lingering power supply and metering challenges in the country. The President made this remark at the 27th Engineering Assembly of the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) in Abuja. Buhari, who was represented at the event by the […]

Power generation dips 2,684MW on Monday

The nation’s power generation dropped by 2,684 megawatts on Monday as output from the hydropower plants and some gas-fired stations suffered operational hitches. Available data provided by the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing on the power generation trend indicated that 4,463.3MW of the total generation capacity was idle early on Monday, compared to the […]

Power Generation: TCN accuses Gencos of dubious claims

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has alleged that many power generation companies (Gencos) in the country are not providing correct information about the capacities of their plants, thereby making room for fraudulent financial claims on capacity charges. The company’s disclosure was in response to Gencos’ allegation that it was undermining their efforts, through its […]